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August 6, 2018
Gray jays stay in Minnesota and don’t migrate, but will sometimes make irruptions south of their range in the winter. Photo by Courtney Celley/USFWS Midwest Region.
The endlessly entertaining gray jay
August 6, 2018 - 8:27am
July 23, 2018
Moose used to be common in parts of northwestern Minnesota, but have now largely disappeared. This photo was taken on Oct. 6, 2011, by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Midwest Region and posted on Flickr.
Will elk replace disappearing moose in NW Minnesota?
July 23, 2018 - 2:09pm
July 8, 2018
Outdoors Columnist Blane Klemek
Winner of best birdsong: The bobolink
July 8, 2018 - 8:27am
July 3, 2018
A gray catbird enjoys a healthy snack. Photo by JD/Flickr
Blane Klemek column: The gray catbird — a great ventriloquist
July 3, 2018 - 8:27am
A bright-eyed wood duck peers from a tree limb. Photo by Frank Vassen/Flickr
Webbed beauty: Wood ducks are a success story
June 3, 2018 - 9:50am
May 31, 2018
Outdoors Columnist Blane Klemek
More MN towns are becoming 'Bird Cities'
May 31, 2018 - 11:32am
May 18, 2018
Outdoors Columnist Blane Klemek
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
May 18, 2018 - 9:30am
May 12, 2018
A Minnesota Green Frog surveys the scene from atop a rock. Photo courtesy U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
May 12, 2018 - 5:30am
May 11, 2018
A family of black bears surveys the scene below. Photo by Courtney Celley/USFWS
Here's how to handle bears in your yard
May 11, 2018 - 7:38am
May 4, 2018
Outdoors Columnist Blane Klemek
Installing purple martin house was no small feat
May 4, 2018 - 1:00pm
April 9, 2018
Wild turkeys in Minnesota. Photo by Courtney Celley/USFWS
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
April 9, 2018 - 11:03am
March 28, 2018
Outdoors Columnist Blane Klemek
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
March 28, 2018 - 9:21pm
March 11, 2018
Outdoors Columnist Blane Klemek
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
March 11, 2018 - 11:41am
February 24, 2018
Outdoors Columnist Blane Klemek
When wild animals decide to be your friend
February 24, 2018 - 3:00pm
February 20, 2018
Outdoors Columnist Blane Klemek
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
February 20, 2018 - 2:13pm